Vessels Built by the Bidwell Shipyard

compiled by John M. MacFarlane 2012

The Bidwell Shipyard was later renamed as the Union Boat Works. It was established by Tom Nakamoto 1933-1942.

38 matches. 1 page. Max 50 records per page.
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Name Registration Vessel Type Year Built
Adanesne 157234 Freighter -
Adensee 157334 Freighter -
Aleve 155104 Fishboat, general 1929
Amigo (I) 157223 Work Boat 1931
B.C. Rose 156895 Fishboat, general 1930
Carlyle B. 155117 Fishboat, seiner 1929
Carry Bell 157223 Work Boat 1931
Colnet 157238 Freighter 1932
Columbyne 383490 Yacht 1976
Cruachan 156607 Work Boat 1929
Crusader I 154655 Fishboat, general 1927
CXLite #1 (nk) Ferry, Passenger 1929
Eiko 154389 Fishboat, seiner 1927
Emsco 158235 Work Boat 1932
Fiona II 157212 Yacht, power-Cruiser 1931
General T. Co. 156611 Tug 1929
Golondrina 156594 Work Boat 1929
Helen-Side 156895 Fishboat, general 1930
I.P. No. 1 154917 Scow 1928
I.P. No. 3 154919 Scow 1928
Marmac 156880 Fishboat, seiner -
Mary Rita 156895 Fishboat, general 1930
Miss Whippet 156594 Work Boat 1929
Naco I 156596 Scow 1929
Olympia III 154564 Fishboat, seiner 1927
Point Yoho 154539 Fishboat, general 1927
Revuocanav 158235 Work Boat 1932
Rick-Son (I) 155247 Fishboat, seiner 1929
Ryuo II 155247 Fishboat, seiner 1929
Samada 156607 Work Boat 1929
Sannie IV 155116 Work Boat 1929
Sea Muse 155272 Work Boat 1929
Sinbad (I) 156622 Work Boat 1930
Tamako 154563 Fishboat, seiner 1927
Ubique I 158906 Yacht 1929
Willmar 155101 Fishboat, general 1927
Willmar II 155101 Fishboat, general 1927
Zephyr II 157223 Work Boat 1931

Author’s Note: This is a partial list (work in progress).

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Note to Reader: Vessel names containing Roman numerals in parentheses (e.g. Floater (II)) indicates more than one vessel in the database with the same name. The numerals in parentheses are NOT part of the vessel name but are used to distinguish one vessel from another in the database.


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